Diagnosis: Boondoggle

Posted on March 22, 2014 8:00 pm

Under Obamacare, doctors will be forced to use 155,000 different medical codes to record their diagnoses.

The most commonly used: whichever one stands for “no diagnosis – doctor quit”.

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One Response to “Diagnosis: Boondoggle”

  1. Burt says:

    Sadly, the patient will be relegated to rereading a 1998 Newsweek magazine while the admissions staff searches for an acceptable code to place in appropriate field. Please be careful not to self-inflict a paper cut from the magazine lest an infection arise. That would call for another complete form to be initiated.

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